We know the inconvenience that joint pain can cause when you’re trying to do even the simplest of tasks. Many different conditions can lead to painful joints. The best thing to know is that there are solutions and ways to reduce your pain that lead to lasting results.
Joints form the connections between bones. They provide support and help you move. Oftentimes, chronic inflammation damages the body’s joint cartilage and other connective tissue. If the degeneration of the tissue is faster than the body’s ability to repair itself, the joint will heal, but it may do so in a faulty manner, leading to pain, stiffness and degeneration.
We want you to experience long-term pain relief. In order to find the source of your pain and provide you with an accurate diagnosis, our team uses an integrated approach that combines nonsurgical orthopedics and functional medicine. Our goal is to relieve your pain and return your range of motion so that you can return to the activities—pain-free—that make up your day.
Atlanta Innovative Medicine provides injections called periarticular acu-injections, which are administered around the problem joints. These small injections are administered twice a week for several weeks. Since the injections are not deep, there is very minimal discomfort.
Periarticular injections can be used to treat joint pain experienced in the:
Healing without surgery
Regardless of which joints are causing you pain, our nonsurgical, periarticular acu-injections provide effective relief without the need for surgery.
It is important to seek joint healing and treatment for joint pain before it gets too intense, before your joints become inflamed, or before you can no longer use the joint at all.